So you’ve done everything required by your certification program to be eligible for hire, WONDERFUL! The next step is finding a teaching position and starting your new career. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-2011, school teacher employment is expected to grow 13% from 2008-2018. This growth should account for about 500,000 new K-12 teacher jobs by 2018, nationwide. Follow these helpful tips to ensure you are ready to land the perfect teaching job for you.